Are you interested in running for office, either in government or for a community organization, but don’t know where to start?
Or maybe you already have a general background in campaigns, but want to learn more…
Are you looking for a support circle and mentors to help you succeed?
Register for Women on the Run, a year long interactive training and mentoring program for women interested in running for office or serving in a leadership role of a community organization. The program starts with a one-day training on February 11, 2017 and continues with mentoring circles and additional support throughout the year.
Special guest speakers include:
Congresswoman Lois Frankel
Judge Samantha Schosberg Feuer
PBC Tax Collector Anne Gannon
PBC Commissioner & Vice-Mayor Melissa McKinlay
PBC School Board Member Erica Whitfield
West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio
West Palm Beach Commissioner Shanon Materio
Florida Representative Emily Slosberg
Florida Commission on the Status of Women Chair Patti Hamilton
Learn how to:
–Run for office
–Write your campaign plan
–Fundraise and communicate effectively
–Position yourself for leadership
–And so much more…
Research shows that increasing women in elected office can make government more transparent and inclusive. The Women’s Foundation is committed to engaging a critical mass of women to run simultaneously to change the way government works. We invite you to join this non-partisan movement to ensure women are visible, valued and heard in Palm Beach County.
Registration $100. REGISTER HERE
For more information contact Judith@WomensFoundationPBC.org or 561.909.8415.
Limited scholarships are available. Apply here. Applications due Saturday, February 4th.
Donate to sponsor a scholarship here.
Women on the Run
Saturday, February 11, 2017
Junior League of the Palm Beaches in WPB